Worldwide ESL/EFL Projects for the U.S. Department of State

U.S. Department of State English Language Programs

About the organization

The English Language Fellow Program sends experienced U.S. TESOL professionals on paid teaching assignments at universities and other academic institutions around the world. On a U.S. Department of State public diplomacy initiative, Fellows are cultural ambassadors who promote English language learning and mutual understanding through cultural exchange. Fellow projects are 10-month, full-time positions for professionals with a graduate degree in English language teaching and two years’ classroom TESOL teaching experience. In return, the program provides professionals with a platform to build skills that can greatly enhance their TESOL careers.

Duties

The English Language Fellow Program sends experienced U.S. TESOL professionals on paid teaching assignments at universities and other academic institutions around the world.

As a U.S. Department of State public diplomacy initiative, Fellows are cultural ambassadors that promote English language learning and mutual understanding through cultural exchange. Fellow projects are 10-month, full-time positions for professionals with a graduate degree in English language teaching and TESOL teaching experience. In return, the program provides professionals with a platform to build skills that can greatly enhance their TESOL careers.

The English Language Fellow Program is now recruiting applicants for the 2020-2021 academic year. The English Language Fellow Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State with funding provided by the U.S. Government and administered by Georgetown University.

The 2020-2021 Fellow application is now open. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until all projects have been filled. For more information and to apply, please visit our website: https://elprograms.org/

Program benefits:
Stipend: $35,000
Living allowance (housing, food, utilities, local transportation)
Dependents allowance
Pre-departure allowances
Supplemental health benefit plan
Round trip airfare to and from assignment
Program activities allowance

Qualifications

Who are we looking for? TESOL educators with:
Experience and demonstrated commitment to teaching ESL/EFL
A graduate degree in TESOL or a related field
Personal qualities of flexibility, cultural adaptability, and resourcefulness
U.S. citizenship

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

For more information and to apply, please visit our website: https://elprograms.org/

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